Elected Experience: Battle Ground School District Board of Directors, District #4
Other Professional Experience: Chief Information Officer, Clark County; IT Organizational Consultant; U.S. Navy Officer, USS Niagara Falls (AFS-3); Commissioned Reserve Deputy, Clark County Sheriff’s Office; Senior Director of IT, Caesars Entertainment; R&D Director, Interim General Manager, Program Manager, Project Manager, Engineer, Programmer/Analyst, Hewlett-Packard Company
Education: University of Washington: BSChE, MBA; University of Pennsylvania Engineering and Wharton Schools: MSE in Management of Technology; graduate Centralia High School
Community Service: President, Greater Brush Prairie Neighborhood Association; Leadership Clark County; Lewis River Rotary; Rotary 5100 RYLA Chair; State President, Future Business Leaders of America
Statement: Former US Navy officer, 16-year BG School Board Director, and 20 year HP employee, Sam Kim is a proven leader who gets things done. A respected community voice, Sam is an expert on teamwork, collaboration, strategic planning, and crisp execution.
Sam will work to unite Clark County, moving past partisan gridlock to focus on our priorities: investing in schools, economic growth, road and bridge repair, reducing unfair tax burdens, and improving public safety. With Sam’s track record of bringing people together to achieve common goals and improve lives, he will be an effective advocate for all of us!